Listen. ‘Love Jones’ will always be a classic in Black culture. And it may be coming to a theatre near you!

Without question, the 1997 film epitomizes the joy and triumphs of black love. Actors Nia Long & Larenz Tate have bobbed and weaved through questions pertaining to a sequel for years, leaving fans wondering if we would ever see the end of their love story.

While we may not be getting a sequel on the big screen, Rapper MC Lyte shared exciting news via Instagram on landing a role in the upcoming musical.


   “Love Jones” the musical is headed to a theatre stage near you this fall.
Rapper MC Lyte shared the news via Instagram with the caption, “Join me & this amazing cast – #LoveJonesTheMusical.

The new stage play already has an all-star cast featuring Musiq Soulchild, Chrisette Michelle, Marsha Ambrosius, Dave Hollister, Raheem Devaughn, and MC Lyte. An exact date for the show’s premiere has not been announced.

Date Night anyone? This sounds perfect.